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Table 2 Summary of the results obtained using particular diagnostic tools

From: Dirofilaria repens: emergence of autochthonous human infections in the Czech Republic (case reports)

Case No Microscopy DNA analysis Serology
Gene Sequence lenght (bp) Database accesion No Identity (Database accesion No)
1 Dirofilaria spp. (Susp. D.repens) cox 1 682 [GenBank: KR998257] 99 % D. repens [GenBank: KF692102] Positive
2 Dirofilaria spp. (Susp. D.repens) cox1 482 [GenBank: KR998258] 99 % D. repens [GenBank: KF692102] Borderline
5S (153 bp) 153 [GenBank: KR998254] 97 % D. repens [GenBank: KC429769]
5S (247 bp) 247 [GenBank: KR998255] 99 % D. repens [GenBank: AJ242966]
3 Dirofilaria spp. (Susp. D.repens) - - - - Borderline
4 Dirofilaria spp. (Susp. D.repens) cox 1 664 [GenBank: KR998259] 99 % D. repens [GenBank: KF692102] Negative
5S (153 bp) 153 [GenBank: KR998256] 99 % D. repens [GenBank: AJ242967]
5 Dirofilaria spp. (Susp. D.repens) - - - - Borderline